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22-01-2008, 05:01 PM


The 100 most commonly used verbs in English

accept
He asked her to marry him, and she accepted

allow
Don't allow your children to raise their voice

ask
If you don't know the answer, ask your friend

believe -
I believe that most students don't like reading

borrow
I went to the library to borrow some books

break -
The boy broke his leg whan he fell down

bring
Bring your notebooks with you next time

buy
I don't have enough money to buy a new car

can/be able
Sami can (is able to) speak English for five minutes

cancel
The meeting was cancelled because I didn't come

change -
My chair was broken, so I changed it

clean
Your room is very nice. You clean it everyday

comb
The girl combed her hair quickly, and went out

complain -
The workers complained about the shortage of food

cough -
He has got cold. He coughs a lot

count -
No one can count the stars of the sky

cut -
This cloth is large. Cut it into two parts

dance
In the party, we had dinner, listened to music, and danced

draw
The child is able to draw a beautiful picture

drink
I am thirsty. I think I want something to drink

drive ()
It is a good thing to drive slowly on the curved roads

eat
I am hungry. I think I want something to eat

explain
I didn't understand your idea. Could you explain more

fall
Tree leaves fall in the autumn season

fill
We are travelling to a far place. We need to fill the tank

find
I searched for my keys everywhere, but didn't find them

finish -
After you finish reading, turn off the lights of the room

fix
My computer printer doesn't work. I will have it fixed

fit -
The new suit fits the color of my shoes

fly -
Most birds can fly to very high distances

forget
I can't remember your name. I forgot it

give
I need a paper. Give me one, please

go
Students go to school every morning

have
I have three books, three pens, and a ruler

hear
Raise your voice. I can not hear you clearly

hurt -
My lungs hurt me whenever I cough

know -
Do you know where my brother

learn
I like English. So, I want to learn it

leave
Don't leave the class until you finish writing the exercise

listen ()
I don't like listening to music in my room

live -
I live in Saudi Arabia, while John lives in the USA

look ()
Look at the picture to find the bird

lose -
The football team lost three games and won four

make/do
I made some mistakes when I did the exercise

need
I am busy now. I need another person to help me

open
When the class door is closed, don't open it

close/shut
It is too cold here. Would you please close/shut the window

organize
The room is untidy. You should organize your things

pay
You have to pay $10 for the ticket to watch the game

play
My brother and I like playing computer games

put
Now! Put your pens down and hand me your papers

rain
when clouds are formed, it usually rains

read
Little children like to read animal stories

reply
I sent my brother a letter, but he didn't reply yet

run
The rabbit escaped from the cage, and the dog ran after it

say
Never lie. Always say the truth

see
Where is our friend Khalid? I want to see him soon

sell
This grocer sells some beautiful goods

send
If you want some money, I will send it to you

sign
It is always a good thing to sign your name at the end of e-mails

sing
Birds are happy. They sing most of the time

sit
Study hard for you exams, and don't sit in front of the TV

sleep
I sleep at night in the bedroom

smoke
Don't smoke, because it damages your health

speak -
This girl is bilingual. She speaks two languages

spell
I don't know how to write your name. Spell it, please

spend -
I am very slow in reading. I spent two hours reading this article

stand
To see yourself, stand in front of the mirror

start/begin
Today we started/began studying English. This is the first lesson

study -
My sister studies Geography at the university

succeed
I tried many times to memorize this word, but I didn't succeed

swim
I have never gone to the sea. I don't know how to swim

take
I like the red shoes. Take my blue shoes and give me the red

talk
Some people like to talk much about themselves

teach
Our English teacher teaches in another school

tell -
Can you tell me what happened last night between you and Ahmed

think - -
Don't answer quickly. Think carefully and choose A, B, or C

translate
Sally speaks French, so we need someone to translate what she will say

travel
I know a man who traveled to most European countries

try -
Your answer is incorrect. Try again

turn off
Time to sleep. Turn off the TV

turn on -
The room is a bit dark; turn on the second light

type ( )
Fatima is a secretary. She types very quickly

understand
The past perfect tense is difficult to understand from the first time

use
A teacher can use chalks to write on the board

wait
I am going with you to the party. Just wait for me to get dressed

wake up -
I went to school late today because I woke up at 7:45

want
She says she is hungry, and wants something to eat

watch -
I like football. I always watch football matches

work
My father works for an oil company

worry
You lost your book? Don't worry, we will find it

write
The teacher asked us to write English sentences

El-Basha
25-01-2008, 03:59 AM
Good work my dear smile keep smiling

(sml12)

01
01-02-2008, 10:23 AM
Thank you
with my best wishes


(flowers)(flowers)(flowers)

shosho_angl
15-02-2008, 06:38 PM
turn off
Time to sleep. Turn off the TV

turn on -
The room is a bit dark; turn on the second light


These I was confused because I couldn't understand them but now I know thanks a lot